Essential Oil Bridal Blends for Weddings
With our essential oil bridal blends, you can find your wedding scent to create a memorable and enchanting atmosphere for all the festivities!
It’s the wedding season, and all the brides-to-be are investing time and effort into planning every aspect of their wedding, from centerpieces to invitations and wedding favors to even a signature drink for the reception. Yet, they may overlook the significance of scent.
Did you know scent plays a vital role in creating lasting memories? Think about it. We wouldn’t have Thanksgiving without the aromas of pumpkin, clove, or sage – would we? And it’s not just about the food. Scents are often the strongest sense we have tied to specific memories.
Not to mention, amidst the rollercoaster of wedding planning, every bride needs support to navigate the ups and downs. Yet, many brides find themselves caught up in the whirlwind of wedding preparations, neglecting the power of scent and what it can do for self-care. As a result, they miss out on the opportunity to wrap themselves in an enchanting aroma that will dazzle and spark cherished memories for years to last.
And that’s why I’ve curated a collection of essential oil blend recipes to elevate any wedding-related event, be it the bridal shower, engagement party, wedding ceremony, or reception.
You’ll find recipes designed for roller blends to empower and uplift the bride, along with clever DIY essential oil sprays. And diffuser blends to create a harmonious atmosphere during planning sessions, in addition to reed diffuser blends that can add a touch of sophistication to your wedding venue.
Sparkling with creativity, these blends will ensure that your wedding day scent becomes an unforgettable part of your love story!
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How Do You Choose A Wedding Day Scent?
If you’re looking for a wedding day scent, you’re likely after something romantic and alluring. What you may not know is that particular essential oil scents have been said to ignite passion and create an intimate ambiance.
What is a romantic essential oil?
Ylang-ylang Essential Oil
Extract from the tropical blooms of the Ylang-ylang tree, this essential oil is a top choice. Many know it for its exotic and floral aroma that evokes feelings of love and sensuality.
Jasmine Essential Oil
The warm and sweet notes of jasmine essential oil extract from its exquisite night-blooming flowers are also renowned for their aphrodisiac qualities and intoxicating fragrance.
Bergamot Essential Oil
The citrusy and floral undertones of bergamot essential oil can add a touch of freshness and romance to any space.
Rose Essential Oil
With its delicate and captivating scent, rose essential oil symbolizes love and blooming romance. And it’s it blooms have been gifted by the dozen for centuries as a sign of love and affection.
Lavender Essential Oil
The calming and soothing properties of lavender essential oil can also contribute to a romantic setting by promoting relaxation and intimacy. And it’s one of those rare oils that reside in dual aroma categories, which allows it to easily blend with almost any other scent.
Sandalwood Essential Oil
Additionally, the alluring fragrance of sandalwood essential oil has been used for centuries to enhance intimacy and create a romantic atmosphere.
This list unequivocally answers the question of what essential oil scents are for romance. With a few drops of these oils, they can create an enchanting and amorous ambiance for special occasions, intimate evenings, or simply to celebrate love.
Related To: Essential Oil Perfume Blends
Choose Your Wedding Scent From Our List of Essential Oil Bridal Blends
We’ve made it easy to enjoy all the romantic essential oils with bridal blends that will infuse your wedding celebrations with a captivating scent and support you – the bride throughout the journey!
The easiest way to use these wedding blends is in an essential oil diffuser (this one is so dreamy for weddings with a glass bowl on top of a white wood base). You can place it in areas like the guest book table or wedding favor table for a lovely welcome or thank you to your friends and family.
Another option for areas without an electric outlet is DIY reed diffusers. Top every table at your reception with a reed diffuser, or place one at the end of every row of seats for the ceremony.
Oh, and speaking of wedding favors – you can even send a token of your appreciation home with your wedding scent on a terracotta clay diffuser stone!
For more ideas to use your wedding scent, look for the bonus tips we shared throughout the recipes below.
Immerse yourself in the essence of wedding bliss with this enchanting blend. You’ll discover the delicate aroma of neroli and tangerine dances with the soothing notes of lavender and the ethereal touch of white angelica, creating an atmosphere of pure romance and celebration.
2 drops neroli
2 drops tangerine
1 drop lavender
1 drop white angelica
Experience pure bliss with this harmonious essential oil bridal blend. The intoxicating scent of rose and geranium intertwines with the uplifting essence of orange, invoking feelings of joy and serenity. Let this blend envelop you in a state of blissful tranquility.
Insider Tip – Use this blend to make a DIY essential oil perfume for your wedding day!
2 drops rose
3 drops geranium
3 drops orange
Embark on a journey of love and commitment with this captivating blend throughout every stage of your wedding. The calming aroma of lavender mingles with the uplifting notes of bergamot, while the refreshing scent of jade lemon adds a touch of zest. Enhanced by a hint of vanilla, this blend encapsulates the essence of everlasting love.
2 drops lavender
3 drops bergamot
1 drop jade lemon
2 drops vanilla
Let calming blue tansy and soothing chamomile transport you to a serene oasis. This blend, reminiscent of a gentle summer breeze, wraps you in an instant tranquil blanket, making it the perfect companion for your special day.
5 drops blue tansy
3 drops chamomile
Bonus Tip – Use the Something Blue Bridal Blend to create a calming essential oil body spray.
Celebrate your first dance as a couple with this enchanting blend. The warm and inviting aroma of clove intertwines with the intoxicating essence of jasmine, while a hint of vanilla adds a kiss of sweetness. Let this blend set the stage for a memorable and magical moment at your wedding reception!
2 drops clove
4 drops jasmine
2 drops vanilla
Say I Do
Embrace courage and confidence with this empowering blend. The bold and assertive scent of valor combines with the invigorating notes of grapefruit and juniper, creating a blend that encourages you to say “I do” with conviction and determination.
4 drops valor
2 drops grapefruit
2 drops juniper
Expert Tip – Create a roller bottle you can apply during the decision-making for wedding planning and on your special day with this blend recipe.
Bride To Be
Prepare to shine with this captivating blend designed for the bride-to-be. The sensual and alluring aroma of jasmine complements the refreshing touch of lemon myrtle, while the sweet whispers of ylang-ylang add a romantic allure. Let this blend recipe enhance your inner radiance as you embark on this beautiful journey.
3 drops jasmine
2 drops lemon myrtle
3 drops ylang ylang
Indulge in the exotic and enticing blend of lime, vanilla, and sandalwood. This captivating combination transports you to a tropical paradise where relaxation and passion intertwine.
1 drop lime
3 drops vanilla
4 drops sandalwood
Printable Bridal Essential Oil Blends Charts
These bridal essential oil blends are specially crafted to enhance every moment of your wedding journey, from the vows to the honeymoon, enveloping you in a captivating tapestry of scents and emotions. Print these essential oil blends charts for each recipe from the Oily Chic Library.
Now you can captivate the senses of your groom and guests by enveloping your wedding festivities in a magical aroma. And with our tips, you now have a new tool to support you during the wedding planning process.
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Pin these wedding day essential oil blends charts now to your Pinterest blends board, and while there, follow Oily Chic for more inspired ideas. And don’t forget to print the fun wedding charts above!
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